April 23, 2005





Alex Smith



Niners take their guy and worry about the pricetag later!
*2 Vikings Braylon Edwards WR Michigan Randy who? Vikings complete an offseason of huge deals with this blockbuster!
3 Browns Aaron Rodgers QB California Not Smith or Edwards, but Crennel get a solid building block.
4 Bears Cedric Benson RB Texas Bears shouldn't be affraid to go back to that Michigan well again for a WR.
5 Bucs Carnell Williams RB Auburn Gruden likes nice cars and nothing drives like a Cadillac!
6 Titans Antrel Rolle CB Miami Samari Rolle's gone. So is Andre Dyson. In steps Antrel.
*7 Dolphins Ronnie Brown RB Auburn Ricky Williams isn't coming back. With Brown, who needs him!
8 Cardinals Carlos Rogers CB Auburn Cards take possibly the best corner in the draft, replace Duane Starks.
9 Redskins Adam "Pac-Man" Jones CB West Virginia With the Redskins keeping Gardner, they can concentrade on replacing Fred Smoot.
*10 Saints Derrick Johnson LB Texas It took a few years, but the Saints finally get their guy at LB.
11 Cowboys Shawne Merriman DE/LB Maryland A beast of a player, Merriman brings attitude to Dallas defense!
*12 Chargers Mike Williams WR USC They have Keenan McCardell at WR, and nothing else!
13 Texans Demarcus Ware LB/DE Troy St. Ware and Babin should wreak havoc on opposing QB's in the AFC South.
14 Panthers Troy Williamson OT Oklahoma Panthers find a replacement for Mushin Muhammed with this stud.
15 Chiefs Thomas Davis LB Georgia Dick Vermeil stands pat and still gets his guy.
16 Lions David Pollack DE/LB Georgia Nobody plays harder!
17 Bengals Marcus Spears DT LSU Marvin Lewis adds a stud to his defense.
18 Eagles Jammal Brown OT Oklahoma Mayberry has already been replaced with last years' first rounder. Brown will replace Runyan shortly.
19 Rams Erasmus James DE Wisconsin They finally replace Winstrom with a worthy candidate.
*20 Cowboys Mark Clayton WR Oklahoma They have, quite possibly, the worst receiver corp. in the league, until now.
21 Jaguars Alex Barron OT Florida St. Jack Del Rio stops the Alex Barron tumble.
22 Ravens Roddy White WR UAB With White and Mason, Boller won't have any excuses anymore.
23 Seahawks Shaun Cody DT/DE USC Unable to get their guy in free agency, the Hawks land this productive end/tackle.
24 Packers Travis Johnson DT Florida St. Johnson helps Green Bay fans regain their trust in Seminole d-linemen.
25 Redskins Jason Campbell QB Auburn If it's a smokescreen, I'm guilty of falling for it!
*26 Raiders Justin Miller CB Clemson I don't know if the Philip Buchanon comparisons are a good thing or a bad think in Oakland!
27 Falcons Brodney Pool S Oklahoma Could develop into a Pro-Bowler quickly!
28 Chargers Khalif Barnes OT Washington Somebody has to protect whoever's the quarterback!
29 Colts Luis Castillo DT Northwestern Despite steroid story, Castillo maintains draft momentum.
30 Steelers Heath Miller TE Virginia Will be Big Bens' best friend.
31 Dolphins Corey Webster CB LSU Saban calls on a familiar face to replace Pat Surtain.
32 Patriots Odell Thurman LB Georgia Pats replace the fallen Bruschi with this Georgia-thumper!

* Minnesota trades #7 and #18 to Miami for #2.
* Eagles trades #31, #77, and #146 to Miami for #18.
* Saints trade #16 and DE Darren Howard to Detroit for # 10 and #41.